Jobs at IDEA PCS

IDEA Public Charter School is a technology-focused, college preparatory secondary school in Washington, DC serving 300 students in grades 9-12. The school, located in a state-of-the-art educational facility in the historic Deanwood community, has been educating youth since 1997. The mission of IDEA Public Charter School is to prepare students with the academic, social, leadership, and occupational skills for post-secondary opportunities and to be responsible citizens who contribute to the community. The school is an academically rigorous and demanding institution dedicated to improving the educational opportunities of students. IDEA Public Charter School creates an environment that fosters critical thinking and problem solving by combining rigorous academics designed to prepare students for college; innovative, hands-on technology, and vocational training for practical knowledge or pursuit of a career in technology or trades; and leadership, discipline, and structure of JROTC for character development and enrichment or to prepare for a career in military service.

Current Openings

2014-15 Teaching Positions

To apply for current jobs or future openings at IDEA PCS: Submit a resume and cover letter to Justin Rydstrom, Principal, at Please reference the job to which you are applying in the subject line. IDEA PCS is always accepting resumes.